CBSE Class 10 Home Science Exam 2020: Check Sample Question Paper with Marking Scheme

CBSE sample paper for class 10 Home Science subject is provided here for board exam 2020. This CBSE Home Science sample paper is released by the board itself introducing the new pattern. Sample paper can be downloaded in PDF format from here.

CBSE Class 10 Home Science Sample Question Paper for Board Exam 2020
CBSE Class 10 Home Science Sample Question Paper for Board Exam 2020

CBSE sample question paper for class 10 Home Science subject has been released with the changed pattern in which section A of paper is entirely composed of objective type questions including fill in the blanks, multiple choice type questions and one word answer type questions. Students of CBSE class 10 who will appear for Home Science examination under the Board Exam 2020 must read the CBSE sample question paper to understand the format of paper and get an idea about the type of questions expected in the upcoming board exam.

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HOME SCIENCE (Code – 064)



Fill in the blanks:

1.  _________ stage is known as pre- gang stage.

2. Inability to see the perspective of others is called ____________.

3. ____________ is an example of labor-saving device.

4. Cold food stuffs should always be held at temperature below 4 Degrees C because: 
a. To keep the food cool 
b. To avoid the growth of microorganisms 
c. To avoid cross contamination 
d. To keep it away from insects

5. Fats and ___________ rich foods have high satiety value.

6. Requirement of calories in boys in the age group of 16-17 years is ________.

7. ___________ is used to stiffen cotton and linen.

8. Piping should always be cut on a true bias to have _____________.

9. Expansion of RDA: _____________________________.


Expansion of ICMR: ___________________________

10. Identify the following symbols: 

class 10 home science

11. What is the meaning of symbol 10 X on a shirt?

12. Radha noticed some different looking seeds in the mustard seeds. What could be these look alike mustard seeds?

13. Which of the following is not an adulterant in Milk? 
a. Water 
b. NaCl 
c. Urea 
d. Vegetable Fat


Mental retardation and degeneration of reproductive organs indicates the consumption of ____________.

14. Social needs of an elderly person can be fulfilled by: 
a. Playing favorite songs 
b. Providing financial guidance 
c. Teaching underprivileged children 
d. Meditation

15. A man possesses two bungalows, a car and big jeep. These are the examples of which type of income? 
a. Money income 
b. Real income 
c. Psychic income

16. It helps in work simplification: 
a. Developing skills at work 
b. Listening to music 
c. Taking rest 
d. Playing indoor games

17. Which of the following practice should not be adopted by a food handler: 
a. Wearing clean clothes 
b. Wearing rings 
c. Covering wounds with waterproof tapes 
d. Short nails

18. As per Food Safety & Standards Act 2006, if food article sold in the market contains any inferior or cheaper substances whether wholly or partly which is injurious to health then such products can be called as:
a. Sub-standard 
b. Unsafe 
c. Misbranded 
d. Partly sub-standard

Check the complete sample question paper with marking scheme from the following links:

CBSE Class 10 Home Science Sample Question Paper 2020

Marking Scheme

Solving the CBSE sample papers is the best way to revise your course syllabus and get prepared to write the board exam in the most appropriate way. As you solve more and more sample papers, not only you improve your problem solving ability but also learn about the problems and difficulties you face while solving a question paper. With this analysis, you can work to remove those problems so that you can write your examination smoothly without getting panicked.

Check below the previous year Home Science sample paper with marking scheme:

CBSE Class 10 Home Science Sample Question Paper 2019

CBSE Class 10 Home Science Marking Scheme for Sample Paper 2019

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